Professional Profile: Jonathan Braun 2018

Jonathan Braun - 2018

Name: Jonathan Braun - 2018

Title: Director, Investment Sales

Company: Lee & Associates NYC

Location: New York, NY

Birthplace: Aurora, Nebraska

Education: University of Nebraska 

First job: I started helping on the family farm when I was eight.

First job in real estate or allied field: Associate at Venture Capital Properties

How do you unwind from a busy day? I take my puppy to Boris and Horton (dog friendly café in the East Village).

Favorite book or author: I don’t have a favorite, but “I Love Capitalism” by Ken Langone is my most recent read.

Favorite movie: “Cocktail” (1988)

One word to describe your work environment: Synergetic 

Rules to live by in business: Don’t burn bridges unless you can walk on water. 

If you could invite one person to dinner (living or dead, but not related to you) who would it be and where would you go? I would go to Chances “R” in Nebraska with Ronald Reagan.

What is your DREAM job? (something other than your current job) I’ve always had a great appreciation for architecture and think that would be a fun alternative.